Nick Pulis SPM 205

Nick Pulis SPM 205 - says Lenn Robbins of the New York...

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Nick Pulis SPM 205 Current Events Over the course of the last 20 years there have been a few changes in college football teams and the conferences they belong in. Today, there is quite a debacle in the adding and removing of teams from conferences around the country. They major reason for this is of course, money. The Big East conference is economic powerhouse that has been building rapidly over the course of the last 10 years. One major reason for this is because of broadcast rights. Broadcast rights for any conference over the United States means a great sum of money for any broadcast network. That being said, the Big East is soon to be a free agent on the broadcast market
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Unformatted text preview: says Lenn Robbins of the New York Post. The Big East is now looking to be the host of 12 football teams in order to grab a better deal once they are open for options. The article reports that they are trying to earn the same contract the Pac-10 recently earned which was 4 billion dollars. If they are able to do so the Big East would be a dominant league in both football and basketball. They are well on their way with TCU recently joining the Big East. This expansion is a prime example of just how this 365 billion dollar industry is expanding each and every day....
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